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Georgia O'Keeffe, Padded Kimono (Tanzen), circa 1960s-70s. Silk with woven black and gray stripe.

New Georgia O’Keeffe Exhibition Presents Her Life as Art

For most, the name Georgia O’Keeffe summons images of the bright floral close-ups for which the artist is best known. While those paintings were central to O’Keeffe’s rise in the American art world in the 1920s and 1930s, they make up a surprisingly small percentage of her life’s work.

Feminist Books 2016

The 6 Female Authors You Need to Read in 2017

2016 has been a difficult year, one that’s seen a type of social and political heartache many would like to forget; it’s also been a year filled with strong female voices speaking out against racism, sexism …

My Legacy as a Moroccan Woman

My Legacy as a Moroccan Woman

As an avant-garde Islamic feminist, Mernissi explains how illegitimate male domination is. Using the same religious and social grounds men use to oppress, Mernissi demonstrates how women have all the prerogative to conquer their rights and powers.